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  1. Chemical Equation Question Type

    Chemical Equation Module The Chemical Equation Module (CEM) allows students to enter chemical formulas as well as partial or complete chemical equations. The screenshot below shows an example of a CEM question. The CEM is highlighted by the...
  2. Open Response Questions

    Open Response questions work differently from the other types of questions. You'll be asked to write a text response, which will be submitted to your instructor. You won't be graded for the question right away. When the assignment's ...
  3. Numeric Entry Question Type

    Hide All Answers Numeric Entry Question Type: Introduction As the name suggests, the Numeric Entry question type is used when a numeric answer is required. The numeric entry field (shown in the figures below) requires a student to enter only...
  4. Open Response Questions

    Open Response questions allow you to create short-answer, essay-style questions in Smartwork5; the answers are usually a few sentences but can be longer. You can review and grade these responses after the assignment’s due date has passed, and ...
  5. Economics Graphing Tool Directions

    Instructor Notes We often find that the issues students encounter are related to skipping the directions and tutorial assignment, so we strongly recommend assigning the Tutorial activity in Smartwork5. If your students experience further challeng...
  6. Grading and Extra Credit

    As an instructor, you can choose whether your students are graded in points or percentages.  You are also able to give your students extra credit assignments or drop their lowest grades. Hide All Answers Student Grading By default, assig...
  7. Creating a Question Pool

    You can assign Question Pools to add a random element to assignments. Each student will be assigned a question out of the Pool at random. Some instructors build assignments with this feature to make cheating harder. You can create your own Pool in...
  8. Economics Graphing Tool Directions

    Hide All Answers Student Directions To view a video walk-through of this information, click here . Graphing questions can be answered in a number of ways: they may require dragging a curve, plotting a point, drawing a straight line, dr...
  9. Minimum System Requirements

    This page identifies the internet browser requirements and known compatibility issues for all of Norton's digital products. Hide All Answers General System Requirements for Norton Digital Products Operating System Internet Browser...
  10. Reading Assignments Overview

    Reading Assignments are pre-made assignments related to specific chapters of an ebook. Each Reading Assignment contains two parts; Reading Questions and an InQuizitive Activity. Reading Questions present students with questions related to the ...